Worst Things that Happened in 2017

2017 is a new year, and there have already been bad things going on so quickly.
So many bad things.

So I decided to make this list for you all.

There's so much more to go on as time goes by.

The Top Ten

1 Las Vegas Strip Shooting

So many people died without expecting a thing, if someone lived near the cost then expect a hurricane but if you go to a country festival, you won't expect to be shot...it's tragic and shouldn't have happened

60 people shot and killed at a casino concert, 300 others were injured. Biggest massacre in history of America! - DoroExploro13

We almost got involved in this shooting! Good thing we left a day before it happened because if we were still there (Doesn't matter if we were out or staying at the hotel) our entire vacation would have been completely destroyed. A great family vacation would have become a horrible family vacation death nightmare!

I agreed. Vegas was the best vacation spot I've ever visited!

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2 Fort Lauderdale Airport Shooting

Well, it appears the terrorists really want something to do with us based on all the incidents that happened this year - Neonco31

An oil tank incident in Pakistan killed hundreds of people, which should make that number one on the list and not this.

Um Manchester and Pakistan were worse. this list is messed up, terror is bad, but step up and realize how many innocent lives taken in those special incidents, and learn the sympathy we were in.

This airport soon got hit by Hurricane Irma. Why does Florida always get unlucky this year? - TeamRocket747

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3 Kyrgyzstan Plane Crash

Why is this still number one? We had worse moments, such as the January Baghdad bombings and the February Pakistan suicide bombing, that killed 100 PEOPLE!

32 people Killed in a plane crash. - nelsonerica

Very horrible accident, over 30 people died in it. RIP - Neonco31

Turkish Airlines Flight 6491 was the flight name. Very sad incident. - TeamRocket747

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4 Cleveland Easter Shooting

How horrible. That man was really evil.

That was a sad day. - TeamRocket747

I don't know

I'm only voting for this one because I live in Cleveland and I was even more freaked out.
I locked myself in my room with a baseball bat in my hands.
Just in case. - JamesBourne

5 Death of Chester Bennington

He was a great singer, a talented artist, an icon of Linkin Park as well as Rock Music, and then he passed away. July 20 will be remembered as one of the darkest days not just for Linkin Park, but for Rock Music as well. RIP - Neonco31

Suicide is the worst way to die, like I said about that.

I have held Linkin Park close to my heart since I was 12. While I thought One More Light was by far their worst album, I still thought it was pretty good, and I look back on the lyrics and get an insight into what Chester was thinking during this time. While he only co-wrote two songs, he still sold me on the ones he didn't write, so I still believed him that he was going through a dark time. This was especially saddening as I had tickets to see them in concert just two weeks after he died. - AlexZedKawa

I was saddened by this too, but it should NOT be above the Manchester bombing. - Elijah_Cook

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6 New Orleans Tornado Outbreak

This is horrific but it is juciy

2016: Bad year in General
2017: Bad year in weather - TeamRocket747

7 U.S. Soldier Killed by ISIS in Afghanistan

America is doomed by ISIS

Who knows what they will do next

Let's hope Trump can end Isis and Al-Qaeda, then he won't be a bad president after all. - TeamRocket747

8 Bombing at Ariana Grande Concert in Manchester UK

This is the closest time of 2017 that any pop star got involved in an incident and worst of all, 12 of the 23 victims are young children (Only under 16 years old) which would mean the 11 others are the adults. The attacker also died as well. 59 others got injured and Ariana was forced to cancel the tour. But to the haters, this is serious, no wishing of this event as a blessing to a singer you hate, that is just straight wrong. - Neonco31

All those beautiful children... and everyone affected by this act of cowardice. My heart feels so sad for everyone involved. But Manchester is a city of strong individuals who stick together through everything. They are like one big supportive family. To see them all pulling together, helping each other through this awful time is so touching. If ever there was such a thing as the North / South divide, it's just dissolved. - Britgirl

This was awful, I hate these terrorists. All those innocent children, I was in tears when it happened. - micahisthebest

I feel sad for the people who died at the concert, (I feel sad for the dead 8 year old the most.). They died while having fun.

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9 Hurricane Irma

It's only just started, and will only continue, so just wait.

This was very, very bad. - railfan99

Awful day for Florida and Cuba. Our hearts go on with everybody involved.

A hurricane as big as Peyton Manning's forehead. - Elijah_Cook

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10 Jerusalem Truck Attack

Terrorists. Doing it in a RELIGIOUS CITY!? makes it worse. - TeamRocket747

very sad

It was like Nice, France, a terrorist rammed people with a truck.
Though Nice had 85 people killed, while only 5 were killed in this, but still, terror is Horrible. - nelsonerica

The Newcomers

? Ending of Harvey Beaks

Why This and Not Annoying Orange?! - kcianciulli

? British Columbia Wildfires

This was bad fire in summer 2017, one guy lost his house in 2016 from the fort mcmurray fire, then again in 2017 in british columbia the british columbia fires - flaggy0666

The Contenders

11 Stephen Hillenburg Diagnosed with ALS

This is probably the worst thing that ever happened this year.
SpongeBob was my childhood and always will be.

Dammit ALS!


Spongebob :(

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12 Donald Trump Becomes President

Oh for pete's sake. - DCfnaf

He does suck, but we would of been in trouble if Hillary won

Oh please! GET OVER Losing the damn election already. Is that really worse than innocent people dying? - Randomator

I already know that. But Hillary Clinton supporters need to get over it already - Randomator

Stupid putting this on here. Especially above so many horrible things. Get over it, libs. - Elijah_Cook

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13 Orlando Police Shooting

I am probably never going to Orlando again!

Why is this even on the list!?

We are just hoping for peace to restore, and this is just nothing like it.
They were heroes, shot to death, and remember what happened before in 2016 with the nightclub in Orlando.
And the police shooting in Dallas? - nelsonerica

14 2017 San Bernardino Shooting

This was 2015... - Elijah_Cook

15 Hurricane Harvey

Why the heck is this behind Donald Trump winning. I live in the affected area and am so fortunately blessed to have not been affected but I have friends and family who have lost EVERYTHING. This should not even compare to something as silly as the election.

This Should Be Higher!

Hurricane Harvey should be behind Irma because Harvey has done an Enormous amount of damage, killing 77 people and flooding thousands of homes

so sad

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16 Cincinnati Ohio Shooting


17 Akhnoor Attack

That the dumb protest is going on boo boo

We've lost 3 civilians in the attack cause some guy did this. - nelsonerica

18 Egypt Mosque Attack

Isis needs to stop - Dvafan2

More than 230 killed, what a bad year we've had. -Myers1321

305 people were killed, this is just another example of the dark side of humanity. - Gregory

305 dead, 109 injured. This is the worst year ever. - railfan99

19 Bella Thorne Dating Sam Pepper

She was a good actress when on The Suite Life on Deck, then she went downhill when she was on Shake It Up.
And things just got downright ugly when she started dating Sam Pepper.
The Worst YouTuber of all time.
He rapes people and pretended to kill someone, as pranks.
Just Horrible.
I can't believe someone would do that. - nelsonerica

20 Seattle Amtrak Train Derailment

My feelings go out to the victims and their families, and everyone who was on that train. - railfan99

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